Epiphone Les Paul Standard 50`s in Metallic Gold

$949.00

This guitar lovingly recreates the feel and tone of the 1950s era Les Pauls. Epiphone`s long friendship with Mr. Les Paul began in 1940 when Les built one of the world`s first solidbody electric guitars while working nights at the original Epiphone factory in Manhattan.

$949.00

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Description

Epiphone`s new Inspired by Gibson™ Collection proudly presents the Les Paul™ Standard 50s! Les` first solidbody guitar, nicknamed `the Log`, would go on to inspire the Les Paul Standard, which many consider the greatest electric guitar ever made. The guitar is crafted with a mahogany body, maple cap (AAA veneer on figured tops), bound 50s shaped mahogany neck with long neck tenon, Indian laurel fingerboard with classic trapezoid inlays, Epiphone`s new Vintage Deluxe tuners, a pair of critically acclaimed Epiphone ProBucker™ humbuckers™, and gold Top Hat knobs with dial pointers. Available in Metallic Gold, Vintage Sunburst, and Heritage Cherry Sunburst full-gloss finishes. This Epiphone Inspired by Gibson Original model also has the Kalamazoo headstock, rolled neck for a comfortable feel, Graph Tech® NuBone® nut, era-appropriate wiring, and CTS® pots.

Body

Body Shape: Les Paul

Body Material: Mahogany

Top: Carved Hard Maple Cap with AAA Flame Maple Veneer

Binding: Cream

Finish: Gloss

Neck

Material: Mahogany

Profile: 50s Rounded Medium C

Scale Length: 24.75″ / 628.65mm

Fingerboard Material: Indian Laurel

Fingerboard Radius: 12″

Number Of Frets: 22

Frets: Medium Jumbo

Nut Material: Graph Tech® NuBone®

Nut Width: 1.69″ / 43mm

Inlays: Trapezoid

Joint: Glued in, Set Neck

Hardware

Finish: Nickel

Tuner Plating: Nickel

Bridge: Epiphone LockTone™ Tune-O-Matic™

Tailpiece: Epiphone LockTone™ Stop Bar

Tuning Machines: Epiphone Vintage Deluxe 18:1 ratio machine heads

Pickguard: 1-Ply, Cream PVC

TrussRod: Adjustable

Truss Rod Cover: “Bell Shaped”, 2-layer (Black/White) E

Control Knobs: Gold Top Hat

Strap Buttons: 2 – bottom and shoulder

Pickup Covers: Nickel

Electronics

Neck Pickup: Epiphone ProBucker™ 1

Bridge Pickup: Epiphone ProBucker™ 2

Controls: 2 Volume, 2 Tone, CTS® pots, 50s style wiring

Pickup Selector: 3-way Epiphone toggle

Output Jack: 1/4″

Miscellaneous

Strings Gauge: .010, .013, .017, .026, .036, .046

Case: Optional